The longtime critic and reporter, now theatre and dance editor at the Chicago Reader, gives her take on the city’s vibrant, often misunderstood theatre scene.
Leadership turnover at both of the city’s biggest theatres comes after, but certainly won’t end, a period of intense controversy and scrutiny.
A new play about health-care inequity gets the new-works-festival treatment in Zimbabwe and California.
The Friends talk to the ‘On Your Feet!’ star about why he advocates for Latinx composers and for racial justice; plus discussions of Hannah Gadsby’s ‘Douglas’ and ‘Six.’
One reporter examined the ins and outs of theatre acoustics; another looked at City Lights’ experiments with tech-based talkbacks.
The show will be back in September. In the meantime, keep sending your comments and questions.
Among the legendary producer/director’s many gifts was an unflinching faith in his work, which was infectious if not imitable.
How three American showbiz figures reclaimed their Jewishness in a time of crisis and redefined it in the popular imagination.
‘Come From Away’ is celebrating its 1,000th performance on Broadway and its cast members come in to celebrate; plus reviews of ‘Midsummer: A Banquet,’ ‘Mojada,’ ‘The Rolling Stone,’ and the ‘Cats’ trailer.
At San Jose’s City Lights, engagement can mean theatregoers texting actors or partying with them onstage.